Speeches and Messages

On 12 December we celebrate Universal Health Coverage Day because all people should be able to access good quality, needed health services, without facing financial catastrophe.
Opening remarks by WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti   Your Excellency, José Ulisses Correia de Pina e Silva, Prime Minister of Cabo Verde,
On 1 December every year, the international community comes together to mark World AIDS Day.
World Antibiotic Awareness Week is an opportunity, every November, to improve understanding in the African Region and globally of antimicrobial resistance (AMR).